Interested in studying in the UK? Apply now for undergraduate degrees starting in September 2018.
Newcastle University is in the top 150 universities in the world (QS World University Rankings 2019).
We have been awarded Gold status in the Teaching Excellence Framework. This:
- recognises the highest quality of teaching
- reflects our world-class teaching and research
Find out what it's like to be part of our welcoming and diverse student community from the perspective of an international student.
The Newcastle experience
Live in a world-famous student city.
Our main campus is in the heart of the student-friendly city of Newcastle. We've also found a home for some of our courses right in the centre of the business district of London.
Find the degree for you
Moving to a new country to study can be challenging, but we are here to support you every step of the way.
At Newcastle University, our support for students has been ranked top 10 in the UK (Times Higher Education Student Experience Survey 2017). So whatever support you need, help is on hand.
We have free services ready for you, including:
- a dedicated student services building in the heart of campus, King’s Gate
- a Student Advice Centre in the Students’ Union
We’re experienced in answering questions from international students. This includes offering help and advice with:
- academic studies
- English language skills
- student finance
- visa application and renewal
- personal and emotional issues
We will give you all the information you need before you leave your country. We will continue to support you from the moment you arrive.
Our International Welcome Week programme is packed with information sessions to help you settle in the UK and social events to help you make new friends.
Your personal tutor will support you throughout your time at Newcastle. They can offer practical guidance on a wide range of academic and non-academic issues.
You may also be given a student mentor. This is a fellow student on your degree who has been trained to support incoming students.